Nuclear Programme Manager

Posting Date: 07 March 2020

Location: Plymouth, Devon, GB, PL1 4SG

Company: Babcock

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Nuclear Programme Manager
SF29372
Devonport, Plymouth
Competitive Package

 

About the role

 

Here at Babcock International we’re looking for a Nuclear Site Transformation Programme Manager to join us at HMNB Devonport, one of the largest naval bases in Western Europe. We’re a key strategic partner to our customers; the MOD and the Royal Navy. We ensure that the UK Royal Navy goes to sea safely by supporting them in Devonport and around the world, delivering complex ship and submarine sustainment programmes and applying our core strengths of technology and expertise to sustain critical and complex assets to help maintain national security.
 
As the Nuclear Site Transformation Programme Manager you will use your significant knowledge and experience in transformational change management to develop and lead a Transformational Programme to build nuclear industry best practice in governance at the Devonport Nuclear site. You’ll lead the programme to roll out Nuclear Safety Improvement projects to become “business as usual” across the site and develop the link from feeder strategic programmes to “business as usual” output.

 

As well as working on some of the most high-profile projects in the UK we also offer a supportive work environment where innovation is at the heart of what we do.

 

What do I need to do the role?

 

You'll be educated to degree or HND level in a relevant discipline and hold recognised professional status or significant experience in a relevant discipline.

 

We would also like you to have the following experience and competences:

 

  • Programme Management practitioner
  • Project Management practitioner
  • Risk Management
  • Managerial experience
  • Understanding of nuclear industry regulatory requirements
  • Understanding of nuclear industry best practice for change management

 

Lastly you'll be used to and used to operating at Senior Management level and have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and written.

 

What else do I need to know?

 

The successful candidate will hold, or be eligible to obtain, Security Clearance at the appropriate level for this post.

 

About Babcock International and Devonport

 

For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence Company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.

 

You will be based at Devonport Royal Dockyard in Plymouth, Devon. Working at Devonport puts the best of the South West at your fingertips. Amazing scenery, vibrant towns and numerous leisure opportunities - It’s why Devon and Cornwall are such a desirable place to live and work.

 

Comprising of 14 dry docks, four miles of waterfront and 25 tidal berths, Devonport is the base for numerous surface vessels as well as the base and refit centre for the Trafalgar-class nuclear-powered submarines. Devonport has also recently been selected as the base port for the Navy’s new Type 26 frigates and will become the maintenance centre for the future submarine programme.

 

Application Guidance

 

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We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strives to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. 

 

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

 

Armed Forces Covenant

 

We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week’s special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please visit our website.

 

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